Our Facility

  • Large indoor training studio
  • 1/2 acre fully-fenced agility field
  • 5 acre fully-fenced field for off-leash training
  • 15 acre fully-fenced field for off-leash training

Our Training & Behavior Consultant

Monique Williams is a dog training professional certified nationally through both the Certification Council for Professional Dog Trainers (CCPDT) and the National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors (NADOI). Through her company, Stonebriar Animal Behavior & Training LLC, Monique provides the West Georgia area with training and behavior counseling services for canines, felines, and equids.   Monique specializes in puppy development and behavior issues such as aggression and separation anxiety.  

Monique has over 30 years experience in training and behavior, beginning with AKC conformation competition in 1981. Since then, Monique has trained or titled her own and client dogs in a variety of training disciplines, including conformation, obedience, Rally-O, tracking, herding, and lure coursing. 

Additional credentials for Monique include: 


Family Dog Mediator, Dog L.E.G.S. Model of Applied Ethology

Member/Contributor for Pet Professional Guild Equine Committee 

Pet Professional Guild Advocacy Panel Equid Committee Panelist

Professional Member of APDT

Fear-Free Professional Trainer Certification

Member of the Shock-Free Coalition

AKC Temperament Test Judge

AKC Farm Dog Evaluator

AKC Star Puppy & Canine Good Citizen Evaluator, #4616

APDT C.L.A.S.S Instructor & evaluator

Mentor Trainer for Animal Behavior College

PetSmart Trainer accreditation, November 2000


Former president Collie Club of Georgia

Former vice-president Kennesaw Kennel Club

Former Obedience Chair for 2007 Collie Club National

Former president Tryon Dog Fanciers

Former Delta Society Pet Partner


Professional Development & Education:


Oct 2021 Control Unleashed Conference


Oct 2021 Aggression in Dogs Conference


Oct 2021 Family Dog Mediator L.E.G.S. Applied Model of Applied Ethology, presented by Kim Brophey.


Sep 2019 Aggression in Dogs Master Course, presented by Michael Shikashio


May 2019  Aggression in Dogs: Safety, Defensive Handling, and Training, presented by Michael Shikashio and Trish McMillan, Atlanta, GA


Mar 2018  Clicker Expo St Louis


Jan 2018  Advanced Animal Training with Horses, presented by Sharon Madere and Ken McCort, Wolf Park, Indiana


Nov 2017  The Fear Free Animal Trainer Certification Course


Nov 2017  Agressive Behavior in Dogs: Solutions & Strategies, presented by Ken McCort and Barb Handelman


Mar 2017  Horsing Around, presented by Tara Gifford


Feb 2017  Dominance in Wolves and Dogs, presented by Monty Sloan and Barb Handelman


Aug 2016  Advanced Training Seminar with the Canids of Wolf Park, presented by Ken McCort, Pat Goodman, Monty Sloan


Aug 2016  Chomp: Predatory Behavior in Wolves & Dogs, presented by Monty Sloan and Monique Udell


Jan 2016  Sex and the Single Wolf, presented by Pat Goodman


Oct 2013  APDT Annual Conference Spokane, Washington


Oct 2012  APDT Annual Conference Cincinnati, Ohio


Jun 2012  Fixing the Unfixable: Separation Anxiety, presented by Malena De Martini-Price, Cumming, Georgia


Oct 2010  APDT Annual Conference, Atlanta, Georgia


Oct 2009  Deconstructing the Growl, presented by Sophia Yin and Sarah Kalnajs, Atlanta, Georgia


Oct 2008  The Biology of Emotions in People and Dogs, presented by Patricia McConnell, Atlanta, Georgia


Aug 2008  Helping Fearful Dogs, presented by Nicole Wilde, Atlanta, Georgia


Jun 2008  Raising Superstar Dogs, presented by Jerry Hope, Atlanta, Georgia


Dec 2007  Canine Body Language: Fear Behaviors, Problems, & Solutions, presented by Brenda Aloff, Atlanta, Georgia


Oct 2006  Anxiety, Fear, & Canine Aggression, presented by Trish King, Norcross, Georgia


Mar 2006  Beyond Basics, presented by Terry Ryan, Norcross, Georgia


Aug 2005  Twisted Twins: Adolescence & Aggression, presented by Trish King, Woodbridge, Virginia


Jan 2005  Behavior Assessment, presented by Kelly Bollen, Charlotte, North Carolina


Oct 2004  Clicker Training, presented by Gary Wilkes, Clicker Cruise 2004


May 2004  Ian Dunbar Multi-day Seminar, Orlando, Florida